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TexShare Databases are e-resources licensed for the exclusive use of Texas libraries and their patrons. Start with TexShare for homework help, health or business information, academic journals, popular magazines, genealogy, or job and career development.
TexShare Databases: Access Information
Texans Can Access the TexShare Databases
If your library participates in the TexShare Databases program, you'll find a link on their website.
Start here to locate your local library and contact them for the required access information or for research assistance.
TexShare Databases: Program Information for Librarians
TexShare Licensed Resources
Participation Fee Information
Policies and Eligibility
TexShare Database Information Resources
Gale TexShare Support Site
A support site with resource-specific tutorials, printable resource guides, and links to upcoming and recorded webinars for all Gale resources available through TexShare.
EBSCO TexShare Resources LibGuide
A LibGuide with information about TexShare's EBSCO resources. Note that the Texas State Library and Archives Commission contract for EBSCOhost resources will end on August 31, 2023.
ProQuest TexShare Resources LibGuide
A LibGuide with information about TexShare's ProQuest resources, including SciTech Premium, HeritageQuest, Fold3, Sanborn Maps, Ebook Central, and 20th Century Poetry. Also contains links to support, promotional materials, training videos, and title lists.
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The TexShare Databases are funded by a grant from the US Institute of Museum and Library Services. The TexShare Databases are a program of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, made possible by state and federal funds, as well as through member participation fees.